The Fall of Troy (page 654, with art)

Chapter 16, The Trojan War

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London, British Museum 3205: Boiotian bronze fibula, with front legs and neck of Trojan Horse (on the right); legs have wheels instead of hooves

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Mykonos, Archaeological Museum 2240: Relief pithos with Trojan Horse filled with Greek warriors and scenes from Sack of Troy

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Greek warriors attacking Trojan women and children, with Menelaos and Helen (upper left; see Gantz p. 657 upper); and Neoptolemos killing Asyanax in presence of Andromache (?; lower right; see Gantz p. 655)

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Artistic sources edited by Frances Van Keuren, Prof. Emerita, Lamar Dodd School of Art, Univ. of Georgia, June 2022

 

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